BAE Systems: A Strategic View of Technology & Innovation in the UK Military Aircraft Industry | University of Oxford

BAE Systems: A Strategic View of Technology & Innovation in the UK Military Aircraft Industry

Speaker
David Short CEng FRAeS, Technology Director (CTO), BAE Systems
Event date
Event time
17:30 - 19:00
Venue
Worcester College
Sultan Nazrin Shah Centre
Walton Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2HB
Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

The UK Aircraft industry has a rich history of technology & engineering innovation throughout many decades. Some of the greatest steps forward in aerospace capability has come directly from UK industry. The presentation will look at some of that heritage and also take a view on the future, including some of the exciting new and evolving technologies in the military aerospace sector.

Speaker:

David Short CEng FRAeS, Technology Director (CTO), BAE Systems

Dave is currently the Technology Director of BAE Systems, which is a corporate-wide role within the Chief Technology Officer organisation based in London.

Previously he has been Engineering Director & Engineering Authority for the Typhoon and Tornado products. Before that, he was the BAE Systems Engineering Director & Chief Engineer for F-35.